Xinjin Cao serves as a Research Officer in National Research Council Canada (NRC): aerospace manufacturing. He is also an Adjunct Professor in Ryerson University, University of Quebec at Chicoutimi and Concordia University. Since he obtained his Ph.D. degree in metallurgy and materials from the University of Birmingham, the UK in 2001, Dr. Cao has been conducting research in the field of aerospace manufacturing, with particular interest in aerospace materials, welding, joining, repair, additive manufacturing (3D printing or direct digital manufacturing), laser materials processing, casting, and advanced solidification processing. During the past ten years, Dr. Cao has led and successfully completed numerous research projects, authored or coauthored over 100 publications in book chapters, journals, and conference proceedings as well as numerous technical reports.
Biography Updated on 16 February 2013